December 3, 2007
David Russell spotted this Bohemian Waxwing eating fruit from a tree in Quebec.
Bohemian Waxwings (Bombycilla garrulus)
love fruit and will gather in large numbers around trees bearing their favorite food. Forum member David Russell, took this photo at Gatineau Park
in Quebec, Canada, using a Nikon D200 and a 80-400mm Nikon lens.
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